Saturday, April 4, 2015

A Beautiful Soul

Hello there!  Today I'm heading to a memorial service, a very good friend of mine lost his younger brother a few weeks ago.  These things always make me want to tell the people I love how much they mean to me.  I encourage you all to do the same.

This card was actually made for a friend of mine at work, Ruthie, who lost her dad suddenly. He loved Hawaii and had a place there, so I used that theme for the card I made for Ruthie.  I always try to focus on the good, the happy memories and the things that make us smile when we think about someone we've lost.  Here's the card:

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:

The image is from Make it Crafty, and I colored it with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits. I added Stickles glitter to the seashells and glued 3 real seashells onto the corner.  Papers are from My Mind's Eye. Peace.


  1. Gorgeous card Jenn. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Creative Craft Cottage. We would love to see you again … Anet DTx

  2. A lovely looking card with a great sentiment. Thanks for joining us over at AUD sentiments this week.
    Love n hugs

  3. This is beautiful, both the design of the card and your thought process behind it.
    The colours are great, the mixed media aspect of making it a touchy feely card is great, I really like the sentiment too. Thanks for joining us this time at Simply Papercraft :)
    Rachel, DT xx

  4. This looks fantastic. Great image and wonderful sentiment to go with it!

    Thank you for playing along with our AG challenge at Crafty Catz this weeek. Good luck!

  5. What a lovely thought to make a card to celebrate the happy times! Fab card and great sentiment. Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments this time around and hope to see you again.